In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(long walk)caminata feminineexcursión femininewe went on a 20-mile hike — hicimos una caminata / una excursión (a pie) de 20 millas
- it's a bit of a hike to the station — hay un buen trecho hasta la estación
- to take a hike
- take a hike — vete a paseo
- Tomorrow is supposed to be either a hike, a walk, or a stroll, depending on hangover levels.
- We did 2-3 hour hikes on uneven hilly terrain for several weekends beforehand as well as shorter walks most working days.
- Her invigorating three- and five-mile morning hikes are just right to get the blood flowing.
- In the National Parks, there's everything from a five minute walk to overnight treks and 10 day hikes.
- Approach slogs vary from muddy hikes to tailgate-to-tailgate perfection, and the vagaries of road closures change access yearly.
- Are you looking to burn fat with a fast-paced hike on hilly terrain?
- Elenya simply nodded her head in acknowledgement, and continued her hike across the rocky terrain.
- Your average Lakeland visitor will at the very least manage a quick hike around Windermere or perhaps a ramble around Grasmere.
- There are a number of well-marked trails offering interesting walks ranging from short pleasant strolls to serious full-day hikes.
- Just in case, she kept her pace a fine degree between a weary trudge and a brisk hike.
- Put on your walking boots and take the two-hour hike through the forest for lunch at San Fruttuoso, a tiny bay along the coast.
- The operation has allowed him to walk again and to join his wife, Bernice, on hikes with the Rochdale Rovers walking club.
- On an inland hike, you'll be crossing extremely jagged limestone terrain - whatever you do, don't trip.
- The Ranch ranks all its hikes by walking speed, so you're bound to find the one that's right for you.
- We made the five-mile hike back to our farm, leaving Rachel with her Mama and Papa to take care of her.
- There are notions, of course, of base camps, hikes through the terrain, and rovers for longer-range expeditions from the landing site.
- On the trip we got in some long walks and hikes in between stretches of driving.
- When it came to social activities, Ashley organized hikes or walking trips with friends instead of eating out.
- Find sightseeing tours that include walking tours and hikes through national parks.
- These include a family of 40 sponsored walks which range from 10 km hikes to shorter strolls, suitable for everyone.
2(increase)subida femininea price/pay hike — una subida de precios/sueldos
- hike in sth — subida de algo
- The fee hikes will offset a $9.8 million budget shortfall resulting from a decrease in funding from the provincial government, and rising employee costs.
- At this point I believe the Washington Post would favor tax hikes for the sake of tax hikes.
- Thus, a further hike to 2.5% next March should not be ruled out.
- BDA terminated the contract as the contractor failed to meet deadlines, besides demanding a hike in the estimated cost.
- They forecast an increase of just 0.25% later this year with a hike or hikes of 0.5% to follow next year.
- The furious debates over power ‘reforms’ have raged mostly around the massive hikes in tariffs that squeeze millions of small farmers.
- ‘We have far-reaching issues, such as dealing with the CFS and tuition hikes,’ Bradshaw said.
- Even as the varsity officials maintain that the fee hike was inevitable, most students see the hike as monumental.
- Government hikes in VAT and excise duties announced in last December's budget added 2% to the overall inflation rate.
- The project hit a road block soon after the Assembly elections, when the contractor stopped the work, demanding a hike in the project cost.
- ‘The passage of the resolution showed how unpopular the hikes are,’ he said.
- Amid this confusion, Madhuri will now have to face a hike in costs depending on the industry she is dealing with.
- That means the economy has expanded by 2.7%, but it is all due to inflation, and a hike in the cost of goods and services.
- Drivers and homeowners face insurance premia hikes of between 15% and 30% next month.
- After two years of 30 per cent fee hikes, students at SFU are bracing for a 20 to 35 per cent tuition increase this year.
- But universities and colleges say that fee hikes were necessary to balance their budgets, maintain services, and protect quality of education.
- As it is, with last year's fare hikes, the average transit user now pays between $250 and $500 more each year to TransLink.
- The strike's continuation will mean Venezuela's economic collapse and a hike in world oil prices.
- Mangat wrote an article against tuition hikes entitled ‘Don't Get Bogged Down’ that appeared on the back page of the newspaper on March 3.
- The students who are actually facing tuition hikes, however, are left swallowing claims of ‘action’ on their behalf with a grain of salt.
1(walk)ir de caminatair de excursión
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